Kristine Moran

Kristine Moran lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She received her MFA from Hunter College in New York after attaining her BFA at the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto. Moran has exhibited in solo shows at Nicelle Beauchene (New York) and Daniel Faria Gallery (Toronto). Her work has been exhibited in numerous group shows, including Rogue Element at RH+ (Istanbul), Power of Selections at Western Exhibitions (Chicago) and The Big Gift: Calgary Celebrates Contemporary Art at Glenbow Museum (Calgary). Moran’s work was featured in Phaidon’s Vitamin P2, and her work has been acquired by several international public collections, including the Saatchi Collection (London, U.K.).


Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2008 MFA, Hunter College, Department of Art, New York

2004 BFA, Ontario College of Art and Design




Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada (forthcoming)


The Mystic and the Cycad, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, NYC


Between Life and Death, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada 


Protean Slip, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York


Hidden in the Shore Maze, Clark & Faria, Toronto, Canada

Laugh Until My Teeth Fall Out, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York 


Unraveling Under Conditions of Uncertainty, Skew Gallery, Calgary


The Dissolution Plan, Angell Gallery, Toronto




NARS Foundation, Brooklyn

Painting Center, NYC

Sargent’s Daughters Gallery, NYC

GUEST STAR, Mulherin Pollard Gallery, NYC


Terra Incognita, Storefront Ten Eyck, Brooklyn

Painting Perspectives, Centre d’Artistes AXENEO7, Quebec. Curated by Jennifer Lefort


60 Painters,  Humber College, Toronto, curated by Scott Sawtell     


Given a Miniscule Ledge, curated by Liz Parks, Norwood Club, New York

Rogue Element, RH+ Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey


Power of Selection, Part 3, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

August Group Show, Guererro Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Holger Kalberg and Kristine Moran, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver

The Tiller Effect, NY Studio Gallery, New York


Party at Chris’ House, Janet Kurnatowski, New York, curated by Phong Bui

Clark & Faria Presents, Clark & Faria, Toronto, Canada

Home, Westport Art Center, Westport, CT

Play, Monica De Cardenas Gallery, Milan

New York Group Show, Laetitia Delorme Gallery, Paris, France


Always Kiss Me Goodnight, Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

Innocence Regained, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York

The Big Gift: Calgary Celebrates Canadian Art, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada

Summer Solo Project, Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

Prescience, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL

Summer Group Show, Curated by David Hunt, Buia Gallery, New York

Thesis Exhibition, Hunter College Time Square Gallery, New York

The Possibility of Framing Infinity, The Dalton Gallery, Atlanta, GA


Perfect Competition, Addison Ripley Fine Arts, Washington D.C. 


Top 10, Angell Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Hybridity/Ambivalence, with Gerhard Richter, Richard Artschwager andSteve DiBenedetto, Amos Eno Gallery, New York

Pratt Hunter Collaborative Show, Pratt Steuben South Gallery, New York

Urban Landscapes Real and Imagined, Thacher Proffitt, New York

Retro 10, Angell Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2005 RBC New Painting, traveling exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian 

Art, Toronto; Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver; Sussex Gallery, Ottawa

Showcase ‘05, Cambridge Gallery, Cambridge, MA

Art Student Exhibition, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York

Woof, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto


Futurama, curated by David Liss, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts,

Toronto, Canada

Drive, Skew Gallery, Calgary, Canada

Just Enough to Tickle, Drabinsky Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Go West, Tatar Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Fond of My Countach, Le-Gallery, Toronto, Canada


Architectural Dialects, OCAD Gallery, Toronto, Canada




Sutton, Benjamin. BLOUIN ARTINFO 25/10/13

50 Most Influential 2012: Eight up-and-coming Toronto hot shots ready to take the reigns of power, Toronto Life, December 3, 2012

Amiri, Niusha. Portfolio: Kristine Moran, Toronto Standard, November 28, 2012 

Ganis, William. Kristine Moran, Art Forum, November 14, 2012

Addleman, Kate. Oh Those Colours!, ARTslant Toronto, November 7, 2012

Amiri, Niusha. Profile: Kristine Moran, Toronto Standard, October 8, 2012

Agnew, Caitlin. Dream Canvas, Fashion Magazine, October 2012 

Gladman, Randy. A guest blogger explores the art collector’s psyche, The Financial Times of London, January 12, 2012 

Enright, Robert. Kristine Moran Vitamin P2: New Prospectives in Painting, Phaidon Press, p. 216-217

Govani, Shinan. Westward migration, National Post, October 15, 2011

Amiri, Niusha. Portfolio: Kristine Moran, Toronto Standard, October 8, 2011

Hurst, Howard. Kristine Moran: Artist to Watch, Art Economist, Volume 1, issue 5

Zevitas, Steven. Body, Landscape, Space: Top Ten Painting Shows in the U.S., Huffington Post, March 9, 2011

Addleman, Katie. Makeover Madness: Kristine Moran unleashes her bold and brilliant primal side, Elle CANADA, May 2010

Cuff, Lindsay. Chance Evolutions: Interview, NYArts Magazine, Summer 2010

Dault, Gary Michael. Kristine Moran at Clark & Faria Gallery, Globe and Mail, January 2, 2010

Ryan, Carol-Ann M. Kristine Moran: The Marsh, The Maze, Canadian Art, January 7, 2010

Keith, Kelsey. Artist Kristine Moran Pushes her Brides to the Limit,, July 2009

Vilas, Amber. Kristine Moran in New York,, July 2009

Kristine Moran: Laugh Until My Teeth Fall Out, L Magazine June 2009Tagliafierro, Marco. Play,, March 2009

Schad, Ed. A Look at Kristine Moran at Kinkead Contemporary, Artslant, August 2008

No other conceivable option, Harper’s Magazine, August 2008, p. 29

Tousley, Nancy. Gallery Seen, Calgary Herald, July 13, 2008

Kristine Moran: Where Cities Break and Paint Survives, Canadian Art, June 2008

McClintock, Diane. The Possibility of Framing Infinity, Art Papers, May/June 2008

Sneed, Gillian. NY Art Fair Diaries,, March 27, 2008

Anderson, John. Perfect Competition at Addison/Ripley,, July 2007

Jager, David. Group Hug at Angell, Now Magazine, December 7, 2006

Osborne, Catherine. Future Cities, Design Lines Toronto, Fall 2006, p. 42-43

Symons, Christina. Style at Home, September 2005, p. 117

Jordan, Betty Ann. Toronto Life, Vol. 40, No. 1, January 2005, p. 109

Hall, Lauren. Where It’s At, Echo, Vol. 8, No. 49, 2005, p. 23-38

Gladman, Randy. Canadian Art Magazine, Fall 2005, p.142

Dault, Gary Micheal. The Globe and Mail, May 7, 2005

Gladman, Randy. Critics’ Picks,, Thursday, May 5, 2005

Nunes, Jacqueline. The Eyeopener, February 15, 2005

Goldman, Jessica. Sketch Magazine, Fall 2004

Enright, Robert. Border Crossings, Issue no. 91, p. 14-15

Naclia, Janet. Calgary Herald, September 2004

Dault, Gary Michael. The Globe and Mail, Saturday, June 5, 2004 p. R16

Milroy, Sarah. The Globe and Mail, Saturday, June 5, 2004, p. M8

Goddard, Peter. Kristine Moran Solo Show Flies, Toronto Star, June 3, 2004, p. K7

Osborne, Catherine. Trip Wire, National Post, Saturday, May 22, 2004, p. TO9

Sayej, Nadja. View, Bite Magazine, 2004, p. 33

Green, Tyler. ArtsJournal: Modern Art Notes, March 22, 2004


2009-2010 LMCC Workspace Artist-in-Residence

2008-2009 Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation Artist in Residence




Virginia Adams Award

Lotos Club Foundation Award

Mary Walsh Sharpe Foundation Studio Residency Program 


Honorable Mention, Central Canada Regional Winner, RBC New Painting Competition


Nominated for Best Solo Show in a Private Gallery, Untitled Art Awards Toronto

Governor General’s Academic Medal

Ontario College of Art and Design Medal

401 Richmond Career Launcher Prize

Drawing and Painting Medalist Scholarship

M. W.O. Forsyth Scholarship

Gallery 76 Award

Nora E. Vaughn Award

M. Joan Chalmers Scholarship


Av Isaac Tuition Scholarship Award


Central Ontario Arts Association Millennium Project